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Acitivities of Daily Living

Q&A - Seventh Edition

This book offers a basic overview of Parkinson's symptoms, diagnosis, related conditions and treatment options. It also includes tips for putting your health team together, adapting to Parkinson's and maintaining good health through exercise, nutrition, sleep and mental wellness.

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Tips for Daily Living: Protect Yourself From Skin Cancer

Date: 
Monday, June 20, 2016
Author: 
Parkinson's Foundation

Summer is the time for long drives, late sunsets and the outdoors. However, direct and prolonged exposure to the summer sun can also result in sunburns and over time, skin cancer. Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the U.S. and it is even more of a threat for people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) because they have a higher risk of developing malignant melanoma. Skin cancer is preventable. Taking proper precautions and knowing what to look for can save your life.

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